Virtually every business worldwide has intellectual property, some of which can be of vital importance to its continued success.
Our role is to enable our clients to make the most of their intellectual property assets through protection, enforcement and exploitation.
Our clients range from huge multi-nationals to start ups, and fast growing high-tech companies to family businesses.
We have a highly rated and substantial team of lawyers specialising in all aspects of intellectual property law. Our specialist lawyers see opportunities where others see only obstacles. We provide clear and commercially focused advice based on a combination of industry experience and a global outlook.
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How (not) to protect an idea for a TV format
A rare case alleging that a TV format has been copied has been thrown out of court for having no realistic prospect of success
Dealing with employee inventors’ claims: the difficult job of formulating policy in the UK and mainland Europe
Historically, UK patent law relating to employee compensation for patented inventions has favoured employers to a significant degree.
Augmented reality: legal issues to consider
Future legal reform will inevitably disrupt existing augmented reality technology to some degree.
Goodbye M'Hearties! - CJEU rules 'The Pirate Bay' online sharing platform infringes copyright
The CJEU handed down its judgment finding that the operators of file sharing BitTorrent websites are infringing copyright.